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The Resource Hammer head : the making of a carpenter, Nina MacLaughlin

Hammer head : the making of a carpenter, Nina MacLaughlin

Label
Hammer head : the making of a carpenter
Title
Hammer head
Title remainder
the making of a carpenter
Statement of responsibility
Nina MacLaughlin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nina MacLaughlin spent her twenties working at a Boston newspaper, sitting behind a desk and staring at a screen. Yearning for more tangible work, she applied for a job she saw on Craigslist--'Carpenter's assistant : women strongly encouraged to apply'--despite being a Classics major who couldn't tell a Phillips from a flathead screwdriver. She got the job, and in [her book] she tells the ... story of becoming a carpenter"--Dust jacket flap
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 694.092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
TH140.M32
LC item number
A3 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Hammer head : the making of a carpenter, Nina MacLaughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Chapter 1: Tape Measure : On the distance between here and here -- Chapter 2: Hammer : On the force of the blow -- Chapter 3: Screwdriver : On screwing and screwing up -- Chapter 4: Clamp : On the necessity of pressure -- Chapter 5: Saw : On severing a part from the whole -- Chapter 6: Level : On shifting, settling, and shifting again -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780393239133
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014033716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn890971626
  • (OCoLC)890971626
Label
Hammer head : the making of a carpenter, Nina MacLaughlin
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Chapter 1: Tape Measure : On the distance between here and here -- Chapter 2: Hammer : On the force of the blow -- Chapter 3: Screwdriver : On screwing and screwing up -- Chapter 4: Clamp : On the necessity of pressure -- Chapter 5: Saw : On severing a part from the whole -- Chapter 6: Level : On shifting, settling, and shifting again -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780393239133
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014033716
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocn890971626
  • (OCoLC)890971626

Library Locations

    • Joe A. Guerra, Laredo Public Library – MainBorrow it
      1120 E. Calton Road, Laredo, TX, 78041, US
      27.5416154 -99.4826071
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